irrevocable trust
irrevocable trust see trust

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

irrevocable trust
A permanent trust. Once it is created, it cannot be revoked, amended, or changed in any way.
Category: Wills, Trusts & Estates

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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